Professor of Ophthalmology
UCSF Medical School
Tony Moore graduated from Oxford University Medical School in 1975 and after junior posts in Ophthalmology at St Bartholomew's Hospital in London and the Oxford Eye Hospital was appointed a resident at Moorfields Eye Hospital in 1979. After residency he undertook a two-year fellowship in Paediatric Ophthalmology at the Hospital for Sick Children in London and the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto.
On his return to the U.K. he was appointed Lecturer in Clinical Ophthalmology, at the UCL Institute of Ophthalmology and the Institute of Child Health in London. In 1986 he moved to Addenbrooke's Hospital in Cambridge as a consultant with a special interest in paediatric ophthalmology and inherited eye disease. In 2001 he moved back to London when he was appointed to the Duke Elder Chair of Ophthalmology at the UCL Institute of Ophthalmology, and Moorfields Eye Hospital London.
He retired from UCL in December 2014 when he moved to a new position as Professor of Ophthalmology at UCSF Medical School in san Francisco where he is now based. His main research interests are in inherited eye disease particularly those affecting the retina.